France

Statues - Hither & Thither

Site Search:
Lyon
Rhône

Rhône-Alpes

Place Bellevue (1e)

Sully Prudhomme

René François Armand Prudhomme
Paris 1839 - Châtenay-Malabry, Hauts-de-Seine 1907
French poet and essayist. He was the first winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1901. He grew up in Lyon-Croix-Rousse
(Wikipedia)
Marius Léon Cladel
1914

Lyon /  Sully Prudhomme   Lyon /  Sully Prudhomme

Description

Marble bust on a column, with a mourning muse.

Bruno Pélissier is obviously the architect of the monument.

Inscription(s)

SULLY PRUDHOMME
1839.1907

Signature

Bruno Pelissier

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 45°46'27" - E 4°50'9")

Item Code: frra190; Photograph: 14 August 2018
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
If you want to use photos, please contact us via the contact form (in Dutch, English or German).
© Website and photos: René & Peter van der Krogt